The Viatical and Life Settlement Industry: New Perspectives for Actuaries

Research Projects – Finance/Investment


What potential roles are there for actuaries in the Viatical and Life Settlements market? Teresa Winer examines this question in a research report sponsored by the SOA's Committee on Finance Research. The author surveyed currently employed professionals in the Viatical and Life Settlements business to gauge their opinion on this topic. The results of the survey as well as recommendations for follow-up activity and areas for further education/training are presented.

Questions or Comments on this report may directed to Teresa Winer or Steven Siegel, SOA Research Actuary.